Boston Downed 4-3 By Washington - Alfredo Aceves Takes Loss
|Boston Downed 4-3 By Washington - Alfredo Aceves Takes Loss|
Washington grabbed a 4-3 win over Boston on Sunday, as Tom Gorzelanny was credited with a win at Fenway Park.
Washington was an underdog by +152 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. Tom Gorzelanny earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Danny Espinosa in the win.
Boston got a 7-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while David Ortiz had 3 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 8 hits, while Washington only had 7.
Tyler Clippard pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Miami.